Published in two different editions (English and Italian) by Skira, the 336-page book accompanying the exhibition Time Machine: Cinematic Temporalities contains essays by the curators (Antonio Somaini, with Eline Grignard and Marie Rebecchi) as well as by a series of international scholars in the fields of art history, film and media theory (Emmanuel Alloa, Jacques Aumont, Raymond Bellour, Christa Blümlinger, Georges Didi-Huberman, Philippe Dubois, Noam M. Elcott), plus a machine-aided text by the artist/researcher Grégory Chatonsky.
The works presented in the exhibition, plus other related works, are documented in 11 different sections: 1. Time Machines, 2. Time Axis Manipulations, 3. Flows, 4. Instants, 5. Time-lapse, 6. Multiple Exposures, 7. Animate / Inanimate, 8. Re-montage, 9. Loops and Reversals, 10. Deep Time, 11. Machine Visions.
Edited by Antonio Somaini and Marie Rebecchi
Texts: Emmanuel Alloa, Jacques Aumont, Raymond Bellour, Christa Blümlinger, Grégory Chatonsky, Georges Didi-Huberman, Philippe Dubois, Noam M. Elcott, Éline Grignard, Michele Guerra, Marie Rebecchi, Antonio Somaini.
Associate Curator: Antoine Prévost-Balga
Research & iconography: Adèle Yon
Graphic Design: Bureau Roman Seban
Translations: Chetro De Carolis, Allyn Hardyck, Amanda Murphy, Marie Rebecchi, Angelina Zontine.
Italian version of the catalogue
Bureau Roman Seban